S.K. Ghosh, Susan Dowty, and Prabuddha Dasgupta describe the revisions to the seismic load requirements set forth in Standard ASCE 7-10, Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures.
T. Eric Stafford summarizes the changes to the wind load requirements set forth in the latest edition of the Standard for minimum design loads.
Michael O'Rourke provides a detailed and authoritative interpretation of the snow load provisions of Standard ASCE/SEI 7-10.
Laugesen and his colleagues draw upon their experiences in Malaysia, Thailand, and other countries to inspire innovation and improvement in wastewater treatment and management.
Mohammad Najafi offers the first detailed guide to pipe installation and renewal using trenchless technology methods, explaining how to create a more efficient process for the design, construction, and inspection of trenchless technology piping.
Mehta and Coulbourne explain the wind load provisions of Standard ASCE/SEI 7-05 as they affect the planning, design, and construction of buildings for residential and commercial purposes.
Richard Weingardt chronicles the life of George Ferris, the civil engineer and inventory responsible for creating, designing, and building the Ferris Wheel.